‘This isn’t a holiday, go home!’ Police scold sunbathers in London

The UK’s Telegraph shared this video of police in London moving people on from public spaces as the country remains on lockdown:

Sunbathers flouting the UK’s coronavirus lockdown on its first day received a stern telling off by police in Shepard’s Bush, London on Tuesday.

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The video was shot in Shepherd’s Bush, London, on Tuesday 24 March 2020. Police can be heard over a loud speaker to say:

“The Government has a lockdown in force. Can you please get off the green. Go home!”

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